Nigeria: Fighting Continues in Kaduna Despite Curfew


Heavy fighting continues in parts of Kaduna as non-Muslims in these areas fight back despite the a curfew imposed over the entire state.
Photo: NAN

Students of Kaduna State Technical College going home due to the 24 hours curfew imposed on Kaduna on Wednesday.

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna, Yobe Streets Desolate As Curfew Bites

    This Day, 21 June 2012

    Major streets in Kaduna, capital of Kaduna State, and Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, were deserted yesterday as the 24-hour curfew imposed on the two states in the wake of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna Attacks - Defence Chiefs, IGP Visit Yakowa

    The Moment, 21 June 2012

    TOP security chiefs, including the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Marshal Olusheyin Petirin and Inspector General of Police, Muhammad Abubakar, yesterday arrived in Kaduna to meet ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna Streets Deserted As Security Agents Enforce Curfew

    Leadership, 20 June 2012

    As security agents strictly enforce the 24-hour curfew in the state, streets in Kaduna have been deserted, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna Crisis - Acting Rector Denies Kaduna Polytechnic Attack

    Daily Trust, 21 June 2012

    Acting Rector of Kaduna polytechnic, Dr. Aliyu Mamman has faulted a report that claimed the Tudun wada campus of the institution was attacked by irate youths. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Calm Gradually Returning to Kaduna As FG Sends Delegation

    Daily Trust, 21 June 2012

    Chief of Defense Staff Air-vice Marshal Petinrin and Inspector General of Police Muhammad Abubakar were part of federal government delegation that visited Kaduna yesterday for on ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna Pupils Decry Insecurity

    Daily Trust, 21 June 2012

    Primary school pupils in Kaduna State have complained about the rising insecurity in the country and said they are most vulnerable after attacks. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna - of Killings, Curfew, Rumour and Hysteria

    Vanguard, 21 June 2012

    I HAVE been holed up in Kaduna since Saturday afternoon; my family is based here, so I travel between Abuja and Kaduna almost every week, when I am not visiting Ilorin or other ... read more »

Photo: Thisday

Deserted Kaduna streets

Photo: Vanguard

Bomb blast in Kaduna

  • Nigeria:  Insecurity - House Invites Jonathan as Senate Defends His Foreign Trip - Reject Motion to Dialogue With Boko Haram

    Vanguard, 19 June 2012

    The House of Representatives Tuesday passed a resolution to invite President Goodluck Jonathan and his security chiefs to throw more light on the security situation in the country. ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna Restores 24 Hour Curfew

    Daily Trust, 20 June 2012

    Kaduna State government yesterday extended the curfew it had earlier relaxed on Monday to 24 hours following renewed riots in parts of the state. read more »

  • Nigeria:  No Curfew in Kano - JTF

    Daily Trust, 19 June 2012

    The spokesman of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in Kano, Lt. Ikediche Iweha has told Daily Trust that no curfew has been imposed in Kano. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Two Northern Govts Impose 24-Hour Curfews

    This Day, 20 June 2012

    Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, and Kaduna State were shut down Tuesday following attacks by Boko Haram and reprisals by irate youths, respectively. read more »

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